Michael Gallucci is the senior editor at Ultimate Classic Rock. His previous gigs include editor-of-chief at Diffuser.fm, managing editor of Cleveland Scene and writing about music and movies for All Music Guide, American Songwriter, the A.V. Club, Goldmine, M Music & Musicians, Paste, Spin, the Village Voice and other publications and websites.
Cream Drummer Ginger Baker Dies at 80
His work in Cream helped steer the future of heavy, blues-influenced rock 'n' roll for years to come.
Reissue Roundup: Summer Sets From Allman Brothers, Creedence Clearwater Revival and More
Latest sets celebrate golden anniversaries, a late icon and missions to the Moon.
50 Songs About the Moon
For the 50th anniversary of the Moon landing, here are a bunch of songs inspired by the astronomical body orbiting our planet.
Bruce Springsteen, ‘Western Stars': Album Review
The Boss goes solo again, and makes an album that sounds unlike anything he's ever done.
Lindsey Buckingham Sues Fleetwood Mac for Firing Him
Band drama continues as former singer and guitarist takes his dismissal to court.
Paul McCartney Announces Double A-Side Single, ‘I Don’t Know’ and ‘Come On to Me’
After a week or so of cryptic social media posts, we finally know what the onetime Beatles star has been up to.
5 Reasons Radiohead Should Be in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame
Radiohead made the short list of nominees for the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in their first year of eligibility.
Tom Petty Confirmed Dead: Daughter and Family Spokesman
Tom Petty died at age 66, following a day spent fighting to overcome an apparent heart attack.
Listen to Two New Mick Jagger Songs, ‘England Lost’ and ‘Gotta Get a Grip’
The Rolling Stones singer said he wrote the surprise tracks as a reaction to the "anxiety [and] unknowability of the changing political situation."
Roxy Music and Bryan Ferry Albums Ranked in Order of Awesomeness
In a way, Roxy Music and Bryan Ferry are inseparable, even though the band and its singer have taken slightly different career paths over the past four decades.
You Can Listen to John Mellencamp’s New ‘Sad Clowns and Hillbillies’ Album Now
John Mellencamp's new album comes out on Friday, but you can listen to the entire thing right now.
Listen to Roger Waters’ Biting New Song, ‘Smell the Roses’
A day after Roger Waters shared the track listing and a few details about his new album, the first song from the record has been released.